Cobb Premier Grill – A Campers Review

I absolutely love grilling. I'm not saying that I'm any good at grilling, just that I love it :). I love to grab a home brewed beer, get outside (while camping or at home),...

A Beginner’s Guide to Canoe and Kayak Camping

Few camping experiences match that of loading up your canoe or kayak and embarking on an overnight trip. It doesn’t matter if you’re paddling down a river, through the Boundary Waters Canoe Area (home to...

112 of the Best Camping Gifts for Outdoor Lovers

Camping gifts can make the perfect present for any outdoor enthusiast! The outdoor recreation industry is always coming up with unique, convenient and sometimes wacky new gear options. And these innovations are always stepping up...
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Cool New Camping Gear 2015

See Beyond The Tent's Most Recommended Gear Here The Coolest Cooler   We found this amazing cooler on Kickstarter. It was designed by Ryan Grepper who wanted to create the perfect outdoor cooler that does...

On The Water Fun With Sliver Creek Paddle Board

One of the goals for our camping blog, Beyond The Tent, was to introduce products which people don’t think about when planning a camping trip. We want them to be useful and enjoyable items that...
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Cool New Camping Gear For 2016

ONAGOfly Micro Drone In 2015 personal drones grew into a 3 billion dollar industry. The problem for most people though is that quality drones with gps, hd cameras and such were far too expensive and...

How To Fish Like A Girl

It's Cabin Time On our way up to the cabin we stopped off at Cabela's to get a few things. Like life jackets for the family and Ryan "hooked" us up with some new fishing pole...
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Vapur Microfilter Water Bottles – Clean Water in a Convenient Package

For many outdoor enthusiasts, activities such as camping, hiking and canoeing take you away from clean water sources. If you are doing anything more than a day trip, packing in water is simply not an...

Cool New Camping Gear For 2013

If you happened to be watching the WCCO morning news this morning you may have seen Kelly and I talking about some great camping products for you and your family this Summer. Here you...

How to Poop in the Woods: Your Guide to Camping Toilets

“How do I go to the bathroom while camping?” This is one of the most common camping related questions I hear. Of course, staying at a campground with pit toilets or flush toilets makes it easy....